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    OVERVIEW
    The survey was funded by the Inbound Tourism Organisation of Australia (ITOA). The survey was conducted annually from the 1992-93 financial year to the 1995-96 financial year. Businesses identified as Inbound Tour Operators by ITOA are the poulation for the survey. The survey provides measures of business performance at a broad state level.

    PURPOSE
    Results from the survey are used to provide governments and industry with broad information on the activities of the inbound tourism industry.

    SCOPE
    All Australian businesses selling inbound tour packages overseas are in scope for the survey. A comprehensive list of these businesses is provided to the ABS by the Inbound Tourism Organisation of Australia.

    DATA DETAIL

    Conceptual framework
    The population for the survey is a comprehensive listing of inbound tour operators provided to the ABS by the Inbound Tourism Organisation of Australia.

    The framework for Tourism statistics is available via the Tourism Theme Page on the ABS website (www.abs.gov.au).

    Main outputs
    The main outputs from this survey are:

    • number of inbound tour operating businesses;
    • number of passengers;
    • gross invoices by country of origin;
    • number of employees;
    • language skill of employees; and
    • anticipated levels of employment.

    Classifications
    not applicable

    Other concepts (summary)
    not applicable

    GEOGRAPHIC DETAIL
    1. National & State/Territory\1.01 Australia
    1. National & State/Territory\1.03 Selected States or Territories only\1.03.01 New South Wales
    1. National & State/Territory\1.03 Selected States or Territories only\1.03.02 Victoria
    1. National & State/Territory\1.03 Selected States or Territories only\1.03.03 Queensland
    1. National & State/Territory\1.03 Selected States or Territories only\1.03.05 Western Australia

    Comments and/or Other Regions
    Plus other States/Territories combined.

    COLLECTION FREQUENCY
    Other

    Frequency comments
    This survey was conducted in respect of 1994-95 and 1995-96. The 1995-96 cycle was the final cycle.

    COLLECTION HISTORY
    Conducted annually between 1992-93 and 1995-96. Overseas tourism marketing expenditure questions were included in 1992-93 and 1994-95.

    DATA AVAILABILITY
    Yes

    Data availability comments
    Data is available for 1994-95 and 1995-96 in the publication Inbound Tour Operators, Australia (ABS Cat No. 8690.0). The final issue of this publication was the 1995-96 issue.


    DATE OF LAST UPDATE FOR THIS DOCUMENT
    10/05/2002 09:32 AM



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